126 West High St., Hancock, Maryland 21750
(301) 678-5622 Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm Mon-Fri
City of Hancock

Hancock Area Attractions

There are many different area attractions in the City of Hancock to enjoy! Spend an afternoon or the entire weekend exploring the rich history, nature, and shopping areas. Hancock, Maryland welcomes you.

Area Attractions

Natural Resource Area Attractions

  • Potomac River Boating and Fishing
  • Whitetail Deer Hunting


Joseph Hancock Primitive Park

  • 1 pavilion available, seats 30-40  $60.

Joseph Hancock park

Widmyer Park

  • 4 pavilions, all can be reserved.
    • New Lions Club Pavilion- seats 150-200 $75
    • Old Lions Club Pavilion-seats 75-100 $60
    • London Fog Pavilion- seats 75-100 $60
    • Community Pavilion-seats 50-75 $40

Widmyer Park

These parks allow camping on a first come, first served basis. There is no charge, but campers must check-in with the town office. All are located within walking distance of restaurants, grocery and convenience stores, and a laundromat. Both parks are well-lit and have restroom facilities. Joseph Hancock Park also has an outdoor shower.  All pavilions have electricity available with the exception of the Community Pavilion.

Kirkwood Park

  • 1 pavilion, seats 450, $200.

Kirk Woods park

Located approximately 1.5 miles northwest of town, this park features several ball fields, hiking trails, and a large pavilion that can accommodate up to 450 people.

Town of Hancock | (301) 678-5622 | townclerk@townofhancock.org |
126 West High St., Hancock, Maryland 21750